Ezra in BYUtv's Extinct; franchise star Sgt Brandon Beckett in Sony Pictures' SNIPER films; Gerhart Frankenstein in ABC's Once Upon a Time”

Guest Bio

Chad Michael Collins is best known to audiences as the star of the Sony Pictures military-action SNIPER film franchise, playing 'Sgt Brandon Beckett' across four films. As the son of original franchise star Tom Berenger, Collins has appeared in SNIPER: RELOADED, SNIPER: LEGACY, SNIPER: GHOST SHOOTER and the forthcoming SNIPER: HOMELAND SECURITY with such co-stars as Berenger, Billy Zane, Dennis Haysbert, Mercedes Mason and more.

On October 1st, 2017, Collins will star in the new Orson Scott Card/Aaron Johnston-created sci-fi television series EXTINCT for BYUtv. Collins will play 'Ezra,' the de facto leader of a group of humans reborn into the future 400 years after the annihilation of the human race, in the 10-episode first season. More details are available at

Collins played the fan-favorite character 'Gerhart Frankenstein/Frankenstein's Monster' on ABC's hit fantasy series ONCE UPON A TIME. His other notable recent credits include Hulu's digital horror series FREAKISH; the CBS hits NCIS, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, BLUE BLOODS, and 2 BROKE GIRLS; FOX's BONES and ABC's CASTLE. He also starred as the lead in the WWII military-action film COMPANY OF HEROES as well as in the SyFy Channel creature features LAKE PLACID 2 and ROCK MONSTER.

More information on Collins can be found on his site,